Dubbed the Genius Grant, McArthur fellowship awards half a million dollars, no strings attached. Carter joins my list of favorite fellows which includes Alekandar Hemon, a Sarajevo-born writer, who was awarded the honor in 2004. Here is the list of all 2010 fellows.
I want one.
A bluetooth headset and VOIP phone Designed by David Turpin.
»35mm« is a shortfilm about cinema itself. We picked 35 of our favorite movies and tried to simplifly them as far as possible. The outcome is a 2 minute journey through the history of film.
Take a close look and tell us if you’ve recognized them all!
Concept / Layout: Sarah Biermann, Torsten Strer, Felix Meyer, Pascal Monaco
Animation: Felix Meyer, Pascal Monaco
Sound: Torsten Strer
From the Typekit blog: Typekit and Google Announce Open Source Collaboration
With all the open-source and free-for-commercial-use typefaces available at Font Squirrel and The League of Moveable Type, the web typography will have come of age and started to thrive very, very soon.
Don’t miss the making of.
Here are a few photos from the exhibition of undergraduate graphic design work at Kent State for 2010 BFA students.
Paul Sahre will give a public lecture at Kent State on Thursday, March 25 at 7 PM at the Auditorium in Franklin Hall. The event is free for Kent State Students and $5 for all others. Poster above designed by Jason Bacher.
The Cleveland Museum of Art is screening a film titled “Milton Glaser: To Inform and Delight” by Arthouse Films on Wednesday, March 10 2010 at 5:30 and 7:30 PM at the Gartner Auditorium. Tickets are $8.
Details are on the CMA site.
via The Donut Project. I wish I was not out of town for the spring break.
Photo copyleft by Flickr user litherland
On Thursday, March 4th, Matthew Carter will visit Youngstown State University and deliver a public lecture. The lecture will take place at 5:30 P.M. at the Zona Auditorium at the Beecher Center of the Butler Institute of American Art. It is open to the public.
Spread the word and if you’re in the area, stop by.
Left: Trajan Column Inscription, 106–113 AD.